India has managed to steer clear of a choppy geostrategic environment by concluding military logistics agreements.
With the post of CDS, India can rectify the historical deficiency in its defence planning process.
IAF had previously successfully fired the land version of the BrahMos missile at Pokhran.
In the last several decades, it has evolved technologically and grown in strength to thwart any threat to the nation.
Ravi Khanna and other three IAF personnel were killed in a terrorist attack by terrorist Yasin Malik in 1990.
The Air Marshal was commissioned in the Indian Air Force as a fighter pilot in Dec 1981.
Air Marshal Bhadauria commanded a Jaguar squadron and a premier Air Force Station in his 40 years of service.
The Defence Minister said issues relating to coastal security are being addressed in a coordinated and cohesive manner.
Dr Arvind Singh, son of the Marshal & Life trustee of the Trust came specifically from the USA to attend this event.
The IAF team of 25 Air Warriors will run an average 100 Kms a day to cover the distance of 4500 Kms in 45 Days between...